Alcohol Fuels Exemption (Hawaii)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Alcohol Fuels Exemption|
|Incentive Type||Sales Tax Incentive|
|Applicable Sector||General Public/Consumer|
|Energy Category||Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount||100% exemption from sales tax|
|Start Date||Tax year 2002|
|Program Administrator||Hawaii Department of Taxation|
|Date added to DSIRE||2000-01-01|
|Last DSIRE Review||2004-06-08|
Alcohol fuels are exempt from the 4% state excise tax on retail sales.
Alcohol fuels are defined as "neat biomass-derived alcohol liquid fuel or a petroleum-derived fuel and alcohol liquid fuel mixture consisting of at least ten volume per cent denatured biomass-derived alcohol commercially usable as a fuel to power aircraft, seacraft, spacecraft, automobiles, or other motorized vehicles."
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||H.R.S. § 237-27.1|
|Date Effective||Tax year 2002|
|Contact Name||Tax Information Specialist|
|Department||Hawaii Department of Taxation|
|Division||Taxpayer Services Branch|
|Address||P.O. Box 259|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.